In recognition of International Women’s Day, AF3IRM SF/Bay Area calls on the community to join us in solidarity with all immigrants for a noise demonstration outside of the Bay Area’s largest ICE Detention Facility - the Contra Costa West County Detention Facility in Richmond, CA. On March 11th, we stand with all immigrants, denounce the targeting of migrant women including, Guadalupe Garcia De Rayos, Jeanette Vizguerra, Valeria de la Luz, Ms. Gonzalez, Sara Beltran-Hernandez, & Daniela Vargas, and honor the ongoing resistance of women on the front lines, leading the fight against Trump’s racist (anti-indigenous, anti-black, anti-arab, anti-asian), xenophobic, and islamophobic … Continue Reading ››
We invite you to join AF3IRM for our events for International Women's Day and for the rest of Women's Month! We are proud to be able to present the International Women's Day March in Los Angeles for the third year in a row and to participate in the International Women's Strike. We will also have a noise demo in solidarity with all immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area. See our calendar below for more information.
2017 International Women's Day and Women's Month CalendarWednesday, March 1st South Bay - Los Angeles (CA) | … Continue Reading ››
Join AF3IRM and Omega Phi Beta Sorority for the Ray of Hope Walk to End Violence Against Women on Saturday October 8th! The Ray of Hope Walk is an annual event hosted by chapters of Omega Phi Beta Sorority across the country. This year's walk will be taking place in Berkeley, Chicago, and New York. AF3IRM is honored to be chosen as this year's beneficiary of the Ray of Hope Walk. To register, visit: http://bit.ly/rohw2016 About the Ray of Hope Walk: The Ray of Hope Walk to End Violence Against Women (ROHW) was established by Omega Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated in direct response to … Continue Reading ››
Sisters - now is the time for Transnational/Womxn of Color to unite! We must love and protect one another. Our bodies, our children, our families, and communities continue to be under siege by colonialism, slavery, & genocidal processes of police terror, white supremacy, and hetero-patriarchy. Beyond dreaming about our collective liberation, we need to have real discussions on what transnational womxn’s freedom looks like. We must be willing to live it, act it, and breathe it. Our very existence relies on it.
AF3IRM SF Bay Area seeks to bring Transnational/Womxn of Color together to discuss the ways we are directly targeted by the … Continue Reading ››
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts Daniella Navarrete, AF3IRM SF Bay Area Chapter Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org Leah Sicat, AF3IRM Central Coast Chapter Coordinator, email@example.com Carly Ritter, AF3IRM Central Coast Catherine Mendonça, AF3IRM San Diego Chapter Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org NORTHERN CALIFORNIA--As an anti-imperialist, transnational feminist organization, AF3IRM condemns the predatory actions and systemic oppression perpetuated by the Oakland Police Department (OPD). Allegedly committed to combatting the sex trade and entrusted to serve victims of gender violence, the Oakland Police Department has instead given badges, weapons, institutional power, and impunity to abusers, traffickers and johns. Officers who are … Continue Reading ››